Chinese bamboo rat

Chinese bamboo rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Rhizomyinae
Species : Rhizomys sinensis

 

The Chinese bamboo rat is listed as Least Concern (LR/lc), lowest risk. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the Chinese bamboo rat
A young / baby of a Chinese bamboo rat is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Chinese bamboo rat group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Countries
Burma, China and Vietnam

Facts about the Chinese bamboo rat

Chinese Bamboo Rat or Rhizomys sinensis is listed on the IUCN Red list (1996) as Lower Risk/Least Concern .

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